Welcome to Portland Roads Beach Shack
Portland Roads Beach Shack is a remote wilderness holiday rental accommodation that overlooks the beach front in Far North Queensland, Australia.
The rustic beach shack has Pacific Ocean views with easy access to the beach. It's the perfect place for ecotourism, honeymooners, nature-based adventure, a family holiday or a relaxing romantic retreat.
The Portland Roads Beach Shack is a quiet nature retreat nestled on the edge of the Iron Range National Park.. It is a secluded environment with at least 17 species of unique and rare bird life found nowhere else in Australia, including the Eclectus and Fig Parrots. Another highlight is the Rocky Island bird rookery.
It is close to natural experiences such as fishing, boating and beautiful Chilli Beach. Portland Roads is only 5 nautical miles to the Great Barrier Reef. Local estuaries, beaches and coastline are a sports fisher person’s heaven. Cairns to Cape York tours are also available with Australian Wilderness Tours .
Pets are welcome at Portland Roads Beach Shack.
Modern day prospectors can look for gold, left over from the days when Portland Roads was a registered Port to export gold.
Lockhart Aboriginal Community lies 40 kilometres to the south, where World renowned Lockhart Aboriginal Artwork and Gallery is a must for enthusiasts.
Portland Roads was a WW2 strategic base for the American Military Troops. Gun turrets and bunkers can be seen, enshrouded by vegetation in the hills.